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Innovative Optical and Wireless Network (IOWN) For the Evolution of Mobile Networks

Doors Open
09:45
When

Thu, 29 Feb: 10:00 - 11:30 CEST

Pre-registered & Approved have priority

Physical
Location

Partner Theatre 6, Hall 8.0 – 4YFN & Partner Theatres

Session Description

IOWN Global Forum has been working to define Open All Photonics Networks (Open APN), which is an optical circuit-switched network that can be used for the closer integration of optical transport and radio access or disaggregated computing systems. In this session, IOWN Global Forum's technical leaders will present an overview of IOWN Global Forum's Open APN and explain how this new network will contribute to the evolution of radio access networks (RANs) and multi-access edge computing (MEC).

 

Part 1: IOWN Global Forum Executive Session

 

Executive Presenters:

 

Dr. Katsuhiko Kawazoe, IOWN Global Forum President and Chairperson (Representative Member of the Board and Senior EVP, CTO, CIO, CDO, NTT Corporation)

 

Chris Wright, IOWN Global Forum Board Member (Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President, Global Engineering, Red Hat, Inc. )

 

Dr. Tomohiro Otani, IOWN Global Forum Board Member (General Manager, Technology Strategy Division, KDDI Corporation) 

 

Shingo Mizuno, IOWN Global Forum Board Member (Corporate Executive Officer, EVP, Vice Head of System Platform Business, Fujitsu Limited)

 

Dr. Gonzalo Camarillo, IOWN Global Forum Marketing Steering Committee Chair (Head of Implementation Components, Ericsson)

 

 

Part 2: Technology Panel: Radio and Optical Convergence for Energy Efficiency and Enhanced Resiliency

 

Dr. Gonzalo Camarillo, IOWN Global Forum Marketing Steering Committee Chair (Head of Implementation Components, Ericsson)

 

Dr. Masahisa Kawashima, IOWN Global Forum Technology Working Group Chair (IOWN Technology Director, IOWN Development Office, R&D Planning Department, NTT Corporation)

 

Dr. Clara Li, IOWN Global Forum Technology Steering Committee Chair (Senior Principal Engineer, Intel)

 

Dr. Minsoo Na, IOWN Global Forum Active Member, IOWN Global Forum (Director and Head of 6G Development Team, SK Telecom)

 

Lieven Levrau, IOWN Global Forum Technology Steering Committee Vice Chair (Senior Director Strategy Network Automation, Nokia)

 

 

Pre-registration is encouraged. Attendees who have pre-registered and been accepted by IOWN Global Forum will have preferred seating. All others first-come, first served as space permits.

Doors Open: 09:45

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